Apple releases iOS 8.1.1 beta to Developers [Updated]

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Apple has just released iOS 8.1.1 (Build:12B432) to registered developers of the iOS developer program.

iOS 8 was publicly released on September 17th, followed by iOS 8.0.1 which was pulled following “No Service” reports. Apple later released iOS 8.0.2 on September 26th, which included a number of bug fixes and improvements.  

Apple released iOS 8.1, which enabled Apple Pay, Apple’s NFC-based mobile payment solution on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and also included several improvements and bug fixes.

iOS 8.1.1 is compatible with iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad 2, iPad (third-generation), iPad (fourth-generation), iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad mini with Retina display and iPod touch (fifth-generation).

Please find the direct download links for iOS 8.1.1 beta (for registered developers of the iOS Developer program):

It is quite rare to see Apple releasing a minor update to developers. It remains to be seen if Apple has patched the vulnerability that was used in the Pangu iOS 8 – iOS 8.1 jailbreak. We’ll let you know as soon as we’ve any updates. Don’t forget to join our Facebook Fan pagefollow us on Twitteradd us to your circles on Google+subscribe to our RSS feed or our Daily Newsletter.

Apple is also internally testing iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.3, which will most likely be released next year.


According to the release notes iOS 8.1.1 includes performance improvements for iPad 2 and iPhone 4s (Thanks Joao for the tip!):

This release includes bug fixes, increased stability and performance improvements for iPad 2 and iPhone 4s.

Let us know if you’ve found any new features or changes in iOS 8.1.1 beta in the comments or send an email to [email protected]